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Save Thousands Yearly in Scam Car Repairs and Maintenance With This Guide

Consumer Reports Prioritizes Your Vehicle Repair and Maintenance Options

A recent Consumer Reports guide on car repair and maintenance tells us that due to the global shortage of computer chips and scarcity of used vehicles to choose from, that many car owners are turning to service centers and mechanics to fix their vehicles.

However, as we’ve recently reported, repair scams and unskilled automotive technicians are a continual problem that can leave the car owner not only with a worse or more problems than before, but also with maintenance and repair bills that can easily run into the thousands.

And, unless

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Nigeria’s auto industry loses $10bn yearly to petrochemical, steel deficits | The Guardian Nigeria News

Workers assembling a vehicle

Government’s failure to revive steel companies and equally develop indigenous petrochemical plants have stalled the local automotive development agenda, leading to loss of $10 billion yearly to large scale importation of fully-built motor vehicles and allied components used for local assembling.

For instance, steel accounts for about 60 per cent of raw materials used in automobiles, while petrochemicals are used for plastics and foam used in vehicle interiors.

Despite being an oil-producing nation, non-existent refining capacity continues to undermine the country’s capacity to provide feedstock for allied industries.

In the alternative, local manufacturers are heavily dependent

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